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Philips construction at PTAB...still want it after B&B Hardware?

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2015

A week back the U.S. Supreme Court decided B&B Hardware, Inc. v. Hargis Indus., Inc., No. 13-352, slip op., 575 U.S. __ (2015). In B&B, the Court

CAFC ruling calls into question PTAB settlement authority

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 2 2015

Yesterday, in Intellectual Ventures II LLC v. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (here), the CAFC considered whether or not the interlocutory jurisdiction of

PTAB Boardside Chat & more for April

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2015

The USPTO's Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) will host a "Boardside Chat" lunch webinar tomorrow, April 7th. This month's chat will focus on "Do's

PTAB trends -- Spring 2015

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2015

The Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) has reached steady state in terms of work flow. The number of final decisions (delayed by the 18 month

PTAB sanctions patentee for provocative filings

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2014

37 C.F.R. 42.12 provides that the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) the power to sanction parties. The Board has been reluctant to officially

PTAB moves forward on quick-fix rule changes

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2015

The USPTO's Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) has announced some of their "quick fix" rule changes today in advance of the anticipated Federal

A Philips construction at the PTAB will halt patent litigation

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2015

Since the passage of the America Invents Act (AIA), the debate has raged as to whether or not the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB) should apply the

Loser pays patent troll legislation flawed

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2013

Since the enactment of the America Invents Act (AIA) in September of 2011, the "patent reform" embodied by the AIA has been slowly rolling out. In

Divorcing a co-petitioner in IPR?

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 14 2014

When considering Inter Partes Review (IPR) as an alternative to a recently initiated patent litigation, a threshold consideration for defendants is

O.J. Simpson & patent reform

  • OBLON
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 18 2015

Efforts to enact patent reform (as well as the America Invents Act of 2011) arewere largely driven by the perception that the patent system is being